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Dr Nerys Llewelyn Jones

Reviews concerns about the functioning of environmental law in Wales.

Nerys is a highly regarded lawyer in her specialist fields of environmental and rural law and founder of a niche professional services firm.

Her doctorate was in Sustainable Development and the implementation and enforcement of law and policy at international and regional levels of governance.

She is a regular speaker on agricultural and environmental law and policy in the UK and Europe.

She is knowledgeable about the legal and administrative devolved structure of the UK and is a native Welsh speaker.

Nerys is an ADR Accredited Mediator and recognised for her problem solving abilities.

If you wish to contact the Interim Environmental Protection Assessor for Wales please email 

If you have concerns about the functioning of environmental laws in Wales, read further information on how to raise your concern.

Declaration of interests




Vice Chair

Future Farmers of Wales

November 2020 – 2022

Vice Chair

Agricultural Law Association (ALA)

June 2019 – 2025

Delegate to the CEDR

Sit on management board of CEDR on behalf of ALA


Landowner Panel Member

Agricultural Land Tribunal Wales


Board Member Strategy Board for Farming Connect

Farming Connect/Menter a Busnes

Reappointed in 2020 – 5 year appointment

Expert Determinator and Mediator on Panel


5 year appointment

Managing Director

Maes Consulting Ltd

Ongoing – Business Consultancy/Executive Coach and Mentor/Mediation

Managing Partner

Agri Advisor Legal LLP



Rural Advisor Ltd



Trade Advisor Ltd



Agri Advisor Ltd and Agri Advisor Holdings Ltd



Messrs T A Jones

Ongoing – farming business. The business is also a member of the NFU